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Thomas CoughlinPresidentIEEE-USA

Tom Coughlin, president, Coughlin Associates and president, IEEE-USA, is a widely respected digital storage analyst and business/technology consultant. He has more than 35 years in the data storage industry with engineering and management positions at high-profile companies.

Tom has many publications and six patents to his credit and is also the author of Digital Storage in Consumer Electronics: The Essential Guide, published by Newnes Press. Coughlin Associates provides market and technology analysis as well as Data Storage Technical and Business Consulting services. Tom publishes the Digital Storage Technology Newsletter, the Media and Entertainment Storage Report, and other industry reports. He is also a regular contributor on digital storage for and other blogs.

Tom has been General Chair of the annual Flash Memory Summit, as well as founder and chair of the Storage Visions and Creative Storage Conferences. He is active with several professional organizations including the IEEE, SMPTE, and SNIA.